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Metro says these areas will be without water on Saturday due to repairs

Jul 4, 2018
Metro says these areas will be without water on Saturday due to repairs

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality has advised residents and businesses that water will be shut off at Gelvandale Reservoir this Saturday 7 July early morningin order for technicians to carry out a permanent repair on the 700mm water pipeline that was damaged.

According to Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Communication and Media Management Officer, Mthubanzi Mniki, the areas affected are:

  • Helenvale
  • Algoa Park
  • Kwaford
  • Gelvandale
  • Zwide
  • Dora Nginza Hospital
  • Kwazakhele
  • Veeplaas
  • Govan Mbeki Township
  • Soweto on Sea
  • Qaqawuli
  • Mk Silvertown
  • Parts of New Brighton
  • Parts of Deal Party

"Water Tankers will be arranged for the affected areas. For the location of the tankers, residents are requested to call 0800 20 5050," Mniki said.